Luhya, Nyala in Kenya

Joshua Project has identified the Luhya, Nyala only in Kenya
Population
316,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Luhya, Nyala
People Name in Country Luhya, Nyala
Population in Kenya 316,000
World Population 316,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 5
Alternate Names East Nyala
People ID 14079
ROP3 Code 107531
Country Kenya
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 16  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Busia and Siaya counties: Lake Victoria area, Nzoia river mouth to northwest of Luambwa and Busonga; enclave up river; Kakamega and Bungoma counties.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Kenya
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 16  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Busia and Siaya counties: Lake Victoria area, Nzoia river mouth to northwest of Luambwa and Busonga; enclave up river; Kakamega and Bungoma counties..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language: Nyala (316,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: nle   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Nyala (316,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: nle   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Nyala

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 44.00 %)
94.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
2.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
4.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
75.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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